Going through the motions

What happens when you take God out of religion? NOTHING. There are plenty of people around the globe, of every religious persuasion, who practise godless religion. Muslims, Hindus, Jews, Buddhists, Christians. They go through the motions, fulfilling the rituals they have been taught for no other reason than it’s what they know and what they […]

On Marriage

I want to express a special welcome to anyone who identifies as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender or Intersex. To voluntarily step into what you would no doubt expect to be a hostile environment to hear what I have to say, shows both courage and intellectual openness, it is something that no one else here has […]

Playing the Victim

There are undoubtedly real victims in the world – I’m not talking about them. Neither am I talking about other people who play the blame game. I’m talking about you. It may be comforting to have someone to blame for your circumstances, but it is unproductive and unhelpful to do so. Reading 1 Samuel chapter […]